Charleston County

DeMEUSE, Frank, 54, of Charleston, died Thursday. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society of Charleston.

LEWIS, Essie L., 93, of North Charleston, former waitress, former secretary with Darlene’s School of Dance and widow of Junior E. Lewis, died Friday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Downtown Chapel of Charleston.

MARTIN, Butler D., 89, of Charleston, an auto mechanic and husband of Millie G. Martin, died Thursday. Arrangements by Smith-McNeal’s Charleston Chapel.

MATTHEWS, Patrick Mitchell, 43, of Mount Pleasant, a safety specialist with Safety Supply South, died Monday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s Mount Pleasant Chapel.

ROBERTS, William, 28 , of Charleston, a legal assistant with Franke Executive Suites, died June 8. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society.

ROBINSON, John Joseph IV, of North Charleston, a Navy retiree and husband of Norma J. Harley Robinson, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society of Charleston.

WIRTH, Kelly, 61, of Mount Pleasant, died Thursday. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society of Charleston.

Berkeley County

JONES, John Allen, 64, of Summerville, a forklift mechanic, died Friday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

Dorchester County

MITCHELL, Charles James Jr., 52, of Ladson, died Thursday. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society of Charleston.

MURRAY, James H., 74, of Summerville, husband of Gertrude Murray, died Sunday. Arrangements by Tri-County Cremation Center.

VERNA, Martha, 70, of Summerville, died Friday. Arrangements by Milligan’s Funeral Home of Moncks Corner.

WALKER, Gerald, 69, of Summerville, husband of Margaret Charna Walker, died Monday. Arrangements by Tri-County Cremation Center.

Elsewhere

BROWN, Virginia, 78, of Sheldon, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Allen Funeral Home of Beaufort.

GRIGGS, Catherine Foxworth, 89, of Holly Hill, a retired school guidance counselor and widow of Robert A. Griggs, died Thursday. Arrangements by Avinger Funeral Home.

PUCKETT, Jordan Robert, 23, of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, formerly of Summerville, S.C., a machinist mate with the Navy, died June 6. Arrangements by James A. Dyal Funeral Home of Summerville, S.C.

THOMAS, Virginia Martin, 88, of Largo, Fla., widow of Harry E. Thomas Jr., died Thursday. Arrangements by Waters-Powell Funeral Home of Florence, S.C.

WASHINGTON, Curtis, 56, of Holly Hill, died Friday. Arrangements by Eutawville Community Funeral Home.